Join the EU Clusters Talks: “Innovation procurement: How to best match demands and solutions”

Startups and SMEs play a pivotal role in fostering innovation, enhancing European competitiveness, and spurring job growth. Nevertheless, they tend to face the challenge of aligning their products with market needs. Innovation procurement emerges as a solution, compelling SMEs to create custom-tailored solutions that cater to the specific demands of buyers, ultimately benefiting both public […]

InnoBuyer Conference: Decoding Open Market Consultation

InnoBuyer is organising the online conference “Decoding Open Market Consultation”. This will be an engaging and informative online event tailored specifically for procurement professionals, private and public organisations looking to gain a comprehensive understanding of what an Open Market Consultation entails.

Register Now: Breaking Barriers using Innovation and Procurement as a Strategic Tool

A groundbreaking workshop titled ‘Breaking Barriers using Innovation and Procurement as a Strategic Tool’ is poised to take center stage at the upcoming European Week of Regions and Cities. This collaborative session, spearheaded by the UA Partnership in collaboration with URBACT, EIC, and ICLEI, will delve into cutting-edge strategies for urban development.

Last Call: Apply for the European Innovation Procurement Awards

At the heart of recognition lies the European Innovation Procurement Awards. These awards aspire to honour the endeavours of both public and private purchasers, as well as individuals and entities supporting their initiatives across Europe. Their collective dedication to advancing innovation procurement and the inventive methods employed in sourcing solutions stand as a testament to their commitment to progress and transformative change.

Register Now: Market Consultation as a Legal Instrument in Public Procurement

Efficient, modern, and well-managed public procurement plays a crucial role in shaping the European Union’s economy. With over 250,000 public authorities collectively spending approximately EUR 2 trillion annually on goods, services, and resources, public procurement has the potential to drive innovation, foster sustainability, and create a socially inclusive society.

PROCEDIN and “Mayors Talk”: Exploring Innovations for Sustainable Energy

Gabrovo Municipality, in collaboration with the Municipal Energy Efficiency Network EcoEnergy and the Center for Energy Efficiency EnEffect, recently organised a highly anticipated discussion forum titled “Mayors Talk”. Held on July 10th and 11th, at the Ritual Hall of the Gabrovo Municipality, this event garnered support from the Gabrovo Regional Information Centre and media partnership […]

Info Session: Insights from Public Procurement Best Practices

The second info session of the Innovation Procurement Task Force will take place on June 28th at 12:00 CEST. This session is dedicated to unveiling invaluable “Insights from Public Procurement Best Practices” and is a must-attend event for all innovators and procurement enthusiasts. Whether you’re deeply involved in innovation procurement or simply interested in the […]

Shaping the Future of Public Procurement: Insights from the Study Visit in Haarlem

Did you miss the Study Visit in Harlem on May 22nd and 23rd? This fruitful event, held in the Netherlands, was directed to all professionals interested in public procurement, sustainability, and circularity.  First day of the Urban Agenda for the EU Partnership on Innovative and Responsible Public Procurement was filled with captivating presentations from leading […]